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Nnimmo Bassey

Nnimmo Bassey

Nnimmo Bassey is the director of the Health of Mother Earth Foundation, an ecological think-tank based in Nigeria.


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Okavango, Oil Drilling, and the Tragedy of Africa

It is not too late for the governments of Namibia and Botswana to halt the race for an asset that is bound to get stranded as the world shifts away from fossil fuels. 

Nnimmo Bassey ·


Reporting Human Rights Abuses Is Not a Crime

We stand with the Colombian Peace Community of San José de Apartadó

Defend the Sacred Alliance ·


Want Real Climate Ambition? Keep Polluting Industries Out and Make Them Pay.

The industries that have fueled this crisis should have no part in dictating the solutions—rather, they should be made to pay to address the massive damages they have caused and to finance real solutions to the crisis.

Patti Lynn ·



We’re Stepping Up—Join Us For a Day to Halt This Climate Crisis

We’re calling for a global strike on 20 September. Disrupting our normal lives is the only way to secure our future

Naomi Klein ·




Leave the Carbon in the Ground: An Open Letter to Governments and Their Negotiators

To really address climate change UNFCCC-COP18 should decide to leave under the soil more than 2/3 of the fossil reserves

Bill McKibben ·

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